Scroll bars for large textbox -- alternatives

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    There was a post concerning how to keep a dashboard sized at a fixed height, yet have a text box that had more information in it than the allotted height.  Just using a textbox resulted in the bottom portion of the textbox to be chopped off -- not viewable by the user.

     

    The issue can be resolved by either of three four methods:

    1) modify the text of a parameter through the marks card -- this then will show scroll bars in 8.2 (thanks to Ville Tyrväinen and Matthew Lutton Question Slayer!!! - who suggested the approach)

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    2) reduce the font sizes in the textbox so that scrolling isn't necessary.

    3) Increase the dashboard size so that the entire textbox is viewable (1000 height seems to work) -- the user will get scroll bars from their web browser when it is published to a Tableau server, and in Tableau Desktop.

    4) Create the textbox info as an image, then insert the image instead of the textbox. Tableau can auto-resize the image so that the entire image will always be viewable.  You can make one hyperlink active off of the image.